Get Started with the Google Cloud Billing API

With this API, you can do any of the following.

For Cloud Billing Accounts:

  • Get a list of all your Cloud Billing Accounts.
  • Get information about a particular Cloud Billing Account.
  • List any Google Cloud Platform project associated with a Cloud Billing Account.
  • Get billing information for a GCP project.
  • Enable billing on a GCP project (by associating it with a Cloud Billing Account).
  • Disable billing on a GCP project (by removing its Cloud Billing Account).
  • Change which Cloud Billing Account is associated with a GCP project.

For the Cloud Billing Catalog API:

  • Programmatic access to the entire public Google Cloud Platform (GCP) catalog consisting of:
    • Billable SKUs
    • Public pricing
    • Relevant metadata

You can access the Cloud Billing API in one of the following ways:

There are several options for how to start using the Google Cloud Billing API.

The one-minute experience: APIs Explorer

To play around and see what the API can do, without writing any code, visit the APIs Explorer. Instant gratification!

The one-hour experience:

For a step-by-step tutorial explaining how to get up and running, follow the instructions in Your first app.

Reference

To look up a particular resource type or method, see the Reference.

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